No, those things still don't work.  Photo: zombieite/Flickr
No, those things still don’t work. Photo: zombie/Flickr
  • Silicon Valley has invested $100 billion in self-driving cars, and they still aren’t working. (Bloomberg)
  • The Democrats’ climate law will encourage fossil fuel extraction by providing billions in grants to capture carbon. (Washington Post)
  • The cargo bike is the future of sustainable transportation. (Engadget)
  • Road rage fuels a mental health crisis that leads to more reckless driving. (Streetsblog USA)
  • In addition to emissions from the polluting fuels they sell, service stations are a source of pollution in their own right. Electric vehicles will make contamination of their soil and water a thing of the past by replacing gas stations with cafes equipped with chargers. (Arch Daily)
  • Drivers and parking lot owners are objecting to Philadelphia policies that make it harder to park downtown. The real question is, will public transit step up to fill the void? (Philadelphia Magazine)
  • New bike lanes have been opened in Philadelphia as part of the city’s Vision Zero program. (WHY)
  • Milwaukee has towed more than 100 vehicles since a crackdown on reckless driving took effect last May. (ATM4)
  • San Francisco is in a dispute with a union over the operating hours of its iconic streetcar in the COVID era. (Standard)
  • The daughter of ‘Highway to Heaven’ actor Michael Landon wants answers after her son was killed while walking along a road in Los Angeles. (Christian Broadcast Network)
  • A heroic Seattle Twitter user is shaming drivers who park in bike lanes. (Axios)

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